Calendar

Jun
20
Wed
Notebook Making Workshop @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Susan Bradish will show you how to turn plastic bags into lovely, handmade notebooks. Bring colorful plastic shopping bags if you have some you’d like to use. If you don’t have any, there will be extras at the program.  Registration is required.

Jun
21
Thu
Make Music Day: Gail Wynters & Co. Jazz Concert @ OFF SITE
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This event will take place on Main Street in Nicholasville in the new Performance Park next to the Euro Wine Bar.Gail Wynters has been performing jazz with some of the biggest names in the genre since the 1970s. Originally from Kentucky, she spent much of her career in New York City. Now she has returned home to spend her semi-retired years with her family – a huge boon to the local music scene. Gail is backed by three top-notch jazz musicians with equally impressive resumes.  Join us for this amazing opportunity to enjoy the finest jazz right here in Nicholasville free of charge. No registration is required.”The genius of our country is improvisation and jazz reflects that.  It’s our great contribution to the arts”. – Ken Burns 

Jun
22
Fri
One-to-One Job Search Assistance @ JCPL at Ask a Librarian Desk
Jun 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Get one-to-one help with your job search! A JCPL librarian can help you:
Look for jobs

Create and upload a resume or cover letter

Fill out an online application

Please bring a copy of your current work history on a flash drive, CD, or as a hard copy. 

If you are unable to keep your scheduled one-to-one appointment, please call the library to cancel so that we can schedule an appointment for another job seeker.

One-to-One Job Search Assistance @ JCPL at Ask a Librarian Desk
Jun 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Get one-to-one help with your job search! A JCPL librarian can help you:
Look for jobs

Create and upload a resume or cover letter

Fill out an online application

Please bring a copy of your current work history on a flash drive, CD, or as a hard copy. 

If you are unable to keep your scheduled one-to-one appointment, please call the library to cancel so that we can schedule an appointment for another job seeker.

Jun
23
Sat
Gelatin Plate Printing @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Gelatin printing is a form of monoprinting in which a gelatin slab is used as a printing `plate’ with water soluble inks to create images. The Bluegrass Printmakers will teach this versatile, fun process. All supplies are provided. Registration is required. 

Jun
27
Wed
Walk Around Kentucky @ OFF SITE
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Wednesday, June 27 from 10 am to 12 pm at Dupree Nature Preserve.Professional photographer Water Roycraft will be on hand with tips and advice on taking photos of nature during this walk. Bring your camera and and questions. (Walks will be cancelled in the case of inclement weather – rain or temperatures above 90 degrees.)Meet new people, get some exercise, and get creative at area parks this summer with our Walk Around Kentucky program.  Each week the library will host a walk combined with a creative lesson at parks around the Bluegrass. Join us for these group walks, walk with friends and family, or walk on your own. No matter where and when you walk (or run or roll), keep track of all the miles you cover between June 4 and July 28 on the logs available in the library or online. You can submit one log per week. All logs will be entered in a drawing to win one of four $50 Amazon gift cards.

Books & Bites @ JCPL at Davis Conference Room
Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Enjoy some refreshments and good conversation with other book lovers in this no-pressure book club! JCPL librarians will provide lists of recommended books. We’ll also discuss your recent favorites.

Please register.

Can’t make it? Listen to our Books & Bites Podcast at https://www.jesspublib.org/books-bites/. Also available on iTunes, Google Play, and Soundcloud.

Jun
28
Thu
Veg Out! @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Do you have trouble getting enough vegetables in your diet? JCPL is teaming up with local farmers, the UK Cooperative Extension Office, and the Jessamine County Health Department to make eating your vegetables a whole lot easier!At each program we will tell you all about a particular group of related vegetables, including how to grow them and their nutritional components. Then we will share some recipes, have a cooking demonstration, and eat the results. Finally, every participant will get to take home a re-usable shopping bag with some organic, locally grown vegetables. Please register. 

Jun
29
Fri
One-to-One Job Search Assistance @ JCPL at Ask a Librarian Desk
Jun 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Get one-to-one help with your job search! A JCPL librarian can help you:
Look for jobs

Create and upload a resume or cover letter

Fill out an online application

Please bring a copy of your current work history on a flash drive, CD, or as a hard copy. 

If you are unable to keep your scheduled one-to-one appointment, please call the library to cancel so that we can schedule an appointment for another job seeker.

One-to-One Job Search Assistance @ JCPL at Ask a Librarian Desk
Jun 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Get one-to-one help with your job search! A JCPL librarian can help you:
Look for jobs

Create and upload a resume or cover letter

Fill out an online application

Please bring a copy of your current work history on a flash drive, CD, or as a hard copy. 

If you are unable to keep your scheduled one-to-one appointment, please call the library to cancel so that we can schedule an appointment for another job seeker.